Protectionism
Protectionism is the economic policy of restraining trade between states (countries) through methods such as tariffs on imported goods, restrictive quotas, and a variety of other government regulation...
Protectionism - Wikipedia
French Rivers Turned Green
The rivers in 12 separate locations of France were dyed by Agents Environmental, an environmentalist group, who used the eye-grabbing color to display how easily and how far water pollution can spread...
Europe envies how the U.S. procures tech, but it may lack the military might to mimic it
"Governments have always been the lead financier of technological development," says Veiko Lember, the director of the Ragnar Nurske School of Innovation and Governance at Estonia's Tallinn University...
Infant industry argument
The infant industry argument is an economic rationale for trade protectionism. The core of the argument is that nascent industries often do not have the economies of scale that their older competitors...
Infant industry argument - Wikipedia
Consumer protection
Consumer protection is a group of laws and organizations designed to ensure the rights of consumers as well as fair trade, competition and accurate information in the marketplace. The laws are designe...
Environmental protection
Environmental protection is a practice of protecting the natural environment on individual, organizational or governmental levels, for the benefit of both the natural environment and humans. Due to th...
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Government procurement
Government procurement, or public procurement, is the procurement of goods and services on behalf of a public authority, such as a government agency. With 10 to 20% of GDP, government procurement acco...
Voluntary export restraints
A voluntary export restraint (VER) or voluntary export restriction is a government-imposed limit on the quantity of some category of goods that can be exported to a specified country during a specifie...
The Council of Canadians
The Council of Canadians is a left leaning non-profit organization that advocates for clean water, fair trade, green energy, public health care, and a vibrant democracy. The organization is headquart...
The Council of Canadians - Wikipedia
Europe envies how the U.S. procures tech, but it may lack the military might to mimic it
"Governments have always been the lead financier of technological development," says Veiko Lember, the director of the Ragnar Nurske School of Innovation and Governance at Estonia's Tallinn University...
Conservation reliant species
Conservation-reliant species are animal or plant species that require continuing species-specific wildlife management intervention such as predator control, habitat management and parasite control to ...
Conservation reliant species - Wikipedia
Endangered species
An Endangered (EN) species is a species which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List as likely to become extinct. "Endangered" is the second mo...
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Extinction
In biology and ecology, extinction is the end of an organism or of a group of organisms (taxon), normally a species. The moment of extinction is generally considered to be the death of the last indivi...
Extinction - Wikipedia
Forward Commitment Procurement
Forward Commitment Procurement (FCP) is a procurement model that can be used to deliver cost effective environmental products and services to the public sector and help to create the market conditions...
Mercantilism
Mercantilism was an economic theory and practice, dominant in Europe from the 16th to the 18th century, that promoted governmental regulation of a nation's economy for the purpose of augmenting state...
Mercantilism - Wikipedia
Buy American Act
The Buy American Act ("BAA", originally 41 U.S.C. §§ 10a–10d, now 41 U.S.C. §§ 8301–8305) passed in 1933 by Congress and signed by President Hoover on his last full day in office (...
Liberal Protectionist
Liberal Protectionist was the name under which three candidates sought election to the Canadian House of Commons for ridings in Quebec in two elections in the early twentieth century. The Liberal Part...
Government procurement in Russia
Government procurement in Russia relates to the public procurement in Russia by all governmental, regional and local authorities.
Russian Federal Law N94-ФЗ of 21.07.2005 require all federal, regi...
Australian Protectionist Party
The Australian Protectionist Party is a minor Australian political party with protectionist and nationalist policies.
The policies of the Australian Protectionist Party (APP) focus on economic pro...
Fair Trade League
The Fair Trade League was a British pressure group formed in August 1881 to campaign for protectionism.Lord Dunraven was President of the League.The Liberal Prime Minister William Ewart Gladstone in r...
Fair Trade League - Wikipedia
Thomas Mun
Thomas Mun (17 June 1571 – 21 July 1641) was an English writer on economics who has been called the last of the early mercantilists. He was among the first to recognize the exportation ...
Thomas Mun - Wikipedia
Public eProcurement
The term Public eProcurement ("electronic procurement" in the public sector) refers, in Singapore, Europe and Canada, to the use of electronic means in conducting a public procurement procedure for th...
Agroecology
Agroecology is the study of ecological processes that operate in agricultural production systems. The prefix agro- refers to agriculture. Bringing ecological principles to bear in agroecosystems can s...
Agroecology - Wikipedia
Canadian Action Party
The Canadian Action Party (CAP) (French: Parti action canadienne, PAC) is a Canadian federal political party founded in 1997. It promotes Canadian nationalism, monetary and electoral reform, and o...
Canadian Action Party - Wikipedia
GeBIZ
GeBIZ is a Government-to-business (G2B) Public eProcurement business centre where suppliers can conduct electronic commerce with the Singapore Government. All of the public sector's invitations for q...
Imperial Preference
Imperial Preference was a proposed system of reciprocally-enacted tariffs or free trade agreements between the dominions and colonies of the British Empire. As Commonwealth Preference, the proposal wa...
Volkswagen Law
The Volkswagen Law is a set of German federal laws enacted in 1960, regulating the privatization of Volkswagenwerk GmbH into Volkswagen AG. In order to maintain government control in the privately ow...
Unified market
A common market is usually referred to as the first stage towards the creation of a single market. It usually is built upon a free trade area with relatively free movement of capital and of services, ...
Neomercantilism
Neomercantilism is a policy regime that encourages exports, discourages imports, controls capital movement, and centralises currency decisions in the hands of a central government. The objective of ne...